I am one of the big fans of gift baskets. They look cute and simple to make. There are two decisions to make when you pick a gift basket; you have got to choose:
You should start by selecting a theme for the gift. It should be chosen according to the taste and age of the person receiving the gift. I’ll show you some examples to get the idea in the following paragraphs.
It could be red, pink and green for Christmas. It would be great to have a color palette to help you to select the gift basket.
Gather your supplies. You can also hit the dollar store for some cute shopping. If you can’t afford to buy the gifts, make some handmade ones at home.
First of all, you should pick the basket bags you need to place the stuff inside of them. Next, fill the basket with the things you brought from the store or made at home.
There is some basic stuff you might need for most of the basket gifts. You should bring some things to prepare the basket and put the presents inside each one, such as:
- Hot Chocolate
- Bamboo sticks
- Hot glue gun
- Blockbuster gift card or movie or even a Netflix gift certificate or whatever you want!
But after all, it’s your gift to decide whatever you want to place inside and according to every person’s needs in Christmas. Now, I am showing you some themes and different ideas for making a gift basket:
1 Santa has made his list, checked it twice, and made his decision to stuff inside this Santa’s basket a lot of gifts. It has candy and cookies that will tempt everyone especially the kids, young and old. The Santa’s basket can be used year after year to bring back memories of your lovely gift of good taste. Pick this Santa’s basket of tuffs in this holiday season. Good luck.
2 For everyone who likes the shape of dollars. Watch out, this is the real gift for you. Hugs and kisses for a million deluxe package. Bring smiles and hugs to all of your friends. It’s a nice gift.
3 It’s hard to find a gift for the diabetics or the dieters! The Simply Sugar-Free Gift Basket would bring pleasure and treats for the person who must remain sugar-free. Say you care with a gift that cares for the health of your loved ones. Send The Simply Sugar-Free Gift Basket to your friends and family who need it today!
4 You could also prepare simple food recipe to include among the gifts, especially if your budget doesn’t allow you to buy a lot of gifts. You can prepare some cookies or simple bars to be included among the gifts. I’ll give you a simple recipe to make delicious cookie bars as a gift.
- 1½ cups teddy bear shaped graham cracker cookies
- 1½ cups miniature marshmallows
- 1½ cups semi sweet chocolate chips
- ½ cup brown sugar
- 1 jar
Place all the ingredients in the pot, then, preheat the oven to 350º F. Prepare a baking dish and pour the whole contents of the jar along with ½ cup melted butter into the bowl and press firmly. Bake for 15 minutes. Remove the mixture from the oven and let it cool completely. Cut into bars and have a delicious gift for Christmas. I hope you like it.
Now, you know some ideas to prepare a Christmas gift basket according to everyone’s taste. You should pick the theme and the color of each gift basket and place inside whatever you want or what the person who will receive the gift might need from your point of view. If you have a low budget, visit the dollar store or make some at home. I hope you enjoyed the article.